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Grace Marion Wilson Emerging Writers Competition

Applications are open for the 2015 Grace Marion Wilson Emerging Writers Competition. Two writers will win a $1000 cash prize for a piece of short fiction or creative non-fiction (2000-3000 word limit). Two runners up will also receive prizes of … Continue reading

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Nonfiction Prize for Young Writers

All you young ones out there (under 30s) check out the The Scribe Nonfiction Prize for Young Writers. They are looking for longer pieces – 5,000 – 10,000 words. Great prizes – $1500; plus meeting with  a publisher or editor, who will … Continue reading

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Calling All Fiction Writers! – The Big Issue

The Big Issue is looking for fiction (between 300 and 2500 words) for their 2015 Fiction Edition. With the chance to be published alongside some very well established writers (TBA), last year’s edition had a circulation close to 30,000, nationally. Entries (by … Continue reading

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Overland journal – call for submissions

It’s the last two days for submission to Overland, for a special editions for new and emerging writers! QUICK!!!!!! They want your fiction! If you have yet to publish your first novel or collection, then this is the competition for … Continue reading

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Check Out The Lifted Brow

Big news over at The Lifted Brow: with a great experimental non-fiction prize and submissions open for their relaunched print magazine editions (fiction and non-fiction). It is a fantastic opportunity if you have the right kind of piece. Their guidelines are  pretty generous so, if … Continue reading

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Spineless Wonders – Flash Fiction Competition

The wonderful ladies at Spineless Wonders are calling for submissions for the 2015 Joanne Burns Award. They are looking for pieces under 200 words (YAY!!!!). With the winner bagging a nice cash prize and all worthy entries getting publication in one the only Australian anthologies dedicated … Continue reading

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Get your writing out there…

Four rejections, so far, and no acceptances… Starting to feel like a real writer. For other the creative writers, there are many opportunities for publication – the first step though is to get your work out there. Here is a … Continue reading

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David Harold Tribe Fiction Prize – now open

Here is another competition – open to all Aussie residents and conducted by the School of Letters Arts and Media, The University of Sydney – The David Harold Tribe Fiction Prize. There is also a poetry prize, but it is not currently … Continue reading

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